Uttarakhand (उत्तरांचल) became the 27th state of the Republic of India on November 9, 2000 after a relatively short and peaceful struggle by its people in the 1990s, having previously comprised part of Uttar Pradesh.
. 3 sadhus doing their rituals at the sources of the Ganges. I went up with them . I already posted an image of them coming down the mountain. In Gaumukh, tents have been installed for the pilgrims there where everybody can sleep .... A marvellous place.